“Bombshell” judgment on holiday pay
A window salesman who went more than a decade without paid holiday recently received the backing of the European Court of Justice (ECJ) in a case which will have wide-reaching implications for employers and employees alike.
The decision by an experienced BBC journalist to resign from her role as the corporation’s China editor has put the issue of pay equality back in the spotlight.
Palmers has been recognised for our team’s customer focus by the judges of a prestigious national legal award.
Carillion collapse likely to affect 30,000 firms
The sudden and dramatic collapse of construction firm, Carillion, is sending shockwaves through the industry, amidst fears that the fortunes of up to 30,000 smaller sub-contractors and suppliers will also be affected.
Palmers Partner, Jeremy Sirrell, has warned commercial drivers that they should think twice about using a hands-free phone while driving.
January has traditionally become synonymous with a spike in couples seeking to end their marriage after the strain of putting on a united front over the festive period.
Festive fundraising supports local worthy causes
Staff from across our four offices were as busy as Santa’s elves in the run up to Christmas as they donated their time to fund-raising efforts in support of a number of worthy local causes.
Palmers Partner, Jeremy Sirrell, has warned that drivers should think twice about using a hands-free phone while driving.
A recent TV documentary has revealed that many vulnerable, elderly people are being wrongly charged care fees which should in fact be covered by the NHS.
A surprise landmark ruling could have significant repercussions for many workers who are categorised as ‘self-employed’ by their employers.